The latest news from and about MAYA

Investing in Innovation

Oct 01 2008

Design and innovation reporter Reena Jana from Business Week talks about innovation during these tough economic times.

A New Era In Robotics Has Arrived!

Aug 27 2008

The Wall Street Journal picked up our exciting work in Edible Robotics. It was something we did in good fun as part of something called Robot250. So, not only do we make powerful technology easy to use, we can make it edible too.

Design Thinking in Core77

Aug 26 2008

Our press release announcing the launch of a new venture specifically devoted to the emerging need for design thinking in organizations is picked up by Core77

Pittsburgh Technology Council: The MAYA Sign

Aug 26 2008

A Pittsburgh Technology Council blog features an article about our shiny new programmable MAYA sign.

Pop Star: Mickey McManus

Aug 20 2008

MAYA president and CEO Mickey McManus is interviewed by Pop City Pittsburgh about our vision of the future and how we help clients to prepare for it.

Mickey McManus
Chairman & Principal

DARPA Digital Object Storage and Retrieval (DOSR) Workshop

Aug 07 2008

MAYA Founder Peter Lucas was invited to present a talk on “The Universal Database: Data Persistence Through Fine-grained Mutable Data Objects and Massive Symmetrical Replication.”

Peter Lucas
Founding Principal

The Heart of Design

Jul 02 2008

University of Waterloo: SHAD Valley Summer Enrichment Program

The Invisible Exhibitor

Jun 18 2008

MAYA CEO Mickey McManus released two new research papers about Human-Centered Design within the Exhibition Industry at ECEF 2008. This research was co-sponsored by The ExpoGroup.

Mickey McManus
Chairman & Principal

Design with Care: Attending to People in the Age of Pervasive Computing

Apr 23 2008

University of Cincinnati: College of Design, Architecture, Art and Planning

SoloHealth Wins Three Awards, Including ’Best in Show’

Apr 17 2008

Just six months after MAYA helped SoloHealth go from an idea for a vision-testing kiosk to having the actual product fielded in Wal-Mart stores, SoloHealth won three awards at an important trade show in their industry, including “Best in Show,” “Best Healthcare Deployment,” and “Best New innovation in a Kiosk Deployment.” The lead judge said, “It was unlike anything else. This unique application is practical, fun to use, and presents a breakthrough technology platform that demonstrates the ability to make an enormous impact on people’s eye health, as well as the ability to drive revenue in the vision market.”